Summary: East Central Railway Recruitment 246 Vacancies – Constable (Band) Central Railway Posts and Vacancies.East Central Railway Eligibility Criteria.East Central Railway Pay Scale.East Central Railway Selection Process.East Central Railway Application Fee.East Central Railway How to Apply.East Central Railway Important Dates.

East Central Railway Recruitment 246 Vacancies – Constable (Band)

East Central Railway has released notification for the recruitment of 246 Constable (Band) vacancies in Railway Protection Force/ Railway Protection Special Force. Eligible candidates may apply in the prescribed application format on or before 11-04-2016 & 18-04-2016.

East Central Railway Posts and Vacancies:

Total No of Posts: 246
Name of the Posts: Constable (Band)
1. Male: 221 Posts

S.No. Name of the Category No. of Posts
i. Unreserved 123 Posts
ii. OBC 50 Posts
iii. SC 26 Posts
iv. ST 22 Posts

2. Female: 25 Posts

S.No. Name of the Category No. of Posts
i. Unreserved 14 Posts
ii. OBC 06 Posts
iii. SC 03 Posts
iv. ST 02 Posts

Name of the Instrument:East Central Railway Recruitment 246 Vacancies - Constable (Band)
1. Flute/Piccolo: 14 Posts
2. EB Clarinet: 46 Posts
3. Alto Saxophone: 20 Posts
4. Tenor Saxophone: 19 Posts
5. Tenor/ Slide Trombone: 20 Posts
6. Brass Slide Trumpet: 24 Posts
7. French Horn/ Horn: 12 Posts
8. Euphonium: 19 Posts
9. Cornet: 09 Posts
10. Eb Bass: 06 Posts
11. Side Drum/ Snare: 19 Posts
12. Bass Drum: 09 Posts
13. Oboe: 05 Posts
14. Cymbal: 05 Posts
15. Bagpipe: 11 Posts
16. Brass Bass: 07 Posts
17. Tuba: 01 Post

East Central Railway Eligibility Criteria:

East Central Railway Age Limit:

  • 18 years is the minimum age limit.
  • 25 years is the maximum age limit as on 01.07.2016.
  • Age relaxation is applicable 5 years for SC/ ST candidates, 3 years for OBC candidates & for others as per rules.

East Central Railway Educational Qualification:

  • Candidates should possess Matriculation or equivalent from a recognized Board/ University with relevant experience in specified musical instrument.

East Central Railway Pay Scale:

  • The candidate will be paid under the Pay Scale from Rs.5200/- to Rs.20200/- with Grade Pay Rs.2000/- per month.

East Central Railway Selection Process:

The candidate will be appointed based on following process_

  1. Written Exam
  2. Physical Efficiency Test (PET)
  3. Physical Measurement Test (PMT)
  4. Document Verification
  5. Trade Test
  6. Medical Exam

East Central Railway Application Fee:

  • For General /OBC : Rs 50/-
  • Fee Exempted For SC/ ST/ PWD  Category.

East Central Railway How to Apply:

  1. Log on to official website at
  2. Find out Recruitment/Career section and select it.
  3. Navigate to Notification/Advertisement for Recruitment of Constable (Band) in East Central Railway 2016.
  4. Download the Official Notification as PDF and read it carefully.
  5. Find the Prescribed Application Form at bottom of Notification and take printout of it.
  6. Fill up the Application Form hard copy with required details.
  7. Paste your recent passport size Photograph as asked.
  8. Pay the Application fee by Postal Order or Bank Draft.
  9. Attach necessary documents, certificates copies with Application Form.
  10. Send the Application Form with Enclosures and Postal Order/Bank Draft (ORIGINAL) to East Central Railway Address.
  11. The Application Form must be sent through Ordinary Post only.

East Central Railway Important Dates:

  • Last Date for Receipt of Application: 11th April 2016.
  • Last Date for Receipt of Application for Flung/Far Areas: 18th April 2016.

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